Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 30, 2011 19:50 ET

Allergy Alert: Recall Due to a Health Risk from Undeclared Milk in Simply Asia Roasted Peanut Noodle Bowl, 240 g

The following warning was issued to the media by McCormick Canada Co. on April 30, 2011

LONDON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 30, 2011) - In cooperation with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Simply Asia Foods is warning the public not to consume Simply Asia Roasted Peanut Noodle Bowl, 240 g with the Lot Codes, Best Before MAY1012B, Best Before APR2412B and JUNE2112B. The product contains milk allergen which is not declared on the label.

The product subject to this recall is:

BrandProductSizeUPCAffected Date Codes
Simply AsiaRoasted Peanut Noodle Bowl240 g8 54285 00087 9Best Before:
MAY 10 12 B,
APR 24 12 B, and
JUN 21 12 B

Only the date codes listed above are affected. The best before date is found on the side panel of the retail package in the right top corner.

No illnesses have been reported.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk proteins.

The recalled product was imported from China by McCormick Canada, London, ON and distributed across Canada.

Immediate action is being taken to ensure that any affected product is removed from the marketplace. We recommend that consumers discard affected product and contact the number below for a full refund.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the Simply Asia Foods Customer Service number at 1-800-209-8707. Live assistance is available on the telephone from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday. Information and assistance is also available at or by email,

For information:

Mark Hunter LaVigne, ARP, FSCRP T.

905 841-2017

C. 416 884-2018


Lori Robinson

T. 410 527-6004


Daniel Granger, ARP, FSCRP T.

514 840-7990

C. 514 232 1556

The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call the CFIA at 1 800 442-2342 / TTY 1 800 465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on Milk, one of the nine most common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at:

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at:

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: Food and consumer product recalls are also available at

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